Listings guide

John Simm in Betrayal, from May 17 to June 9
John Simm in Betrayal, from May 17 to June 9

Thursday, May 17

Flower Festival, in St Giles’ Church, Great Longstone, 10am till 6pm, lunches, cream teas served all day in the Village Hall. For further information contact Judy Fraser-Smith on (01629) 640478

Blonde, a Theatre Arts student production, at Derby Theatre, 7.30pm. Tickets: £14, £12, £8. Contact (01332) 593939 or www.derbytheatre.co.uk

Off The Hook, a comedy by Derek Benfield, will be presented by Bolsover Drama Group at the Assembly Rooms, Bolsover. Tickets £8 and £7, call (01246) 850402.

Betrayal, by Harold Pinter starring John Simm, at the Crucible Theatre, Sheffield, 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Tickets £10-£23. Call (0114) 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Wonderful Town, at the Theatre Royal, Nottingham, 7.30pm. Tickets £14-£37.50. To book call (0115) 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

The Gruffalo, at the Theatre Royal, Nottingham, 1.30pm. Tickets £12, £10. To book call (0115) 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Percival the Performing Pig, by Dilys Owen, at the Old Library Theatre, Mansfield, 7pm. Tickets £3. To book call (01623) 633133 or www.mansfield.gov.uk/palacetheatre.

The Hound of the Baskervilles, at the Opera House, Buxton, 7.30pm. Tickets £12-£17. To book call 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Friday, May 18

Fashion show, in aid of Swanwick Pre School, children and ladies fashions, sizes 8-20, at Swanwick Methodist Church, Derby Road Swanwick, 7.30pm. Tickets £2.50 (adult), 50p (child), includes refreshments, available at Swanwick Mini Market or on the door.

Domonic Kirwan, Live and Personal at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, 7.30pm. Tickets £17.50. Call (01246)345222 or www.chesterfieldvenues.co.uk

Blonde, See Thursday listings for details.

Off The Hook, See Thursday listings for details.

Betrayal, See Thursday listings for details.

Wonderful Town, See Thursday listings for details.

The Gruffalo, 11am. See Thursday listings for details.

The Halle, at the Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham, 7.30pm. Tickets £32-£10. Call (0115) 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Percival the Performing Pig, See Thursday listings

The Drifters, at the Palace Theatre, Mansfield, 7.30pm. Tickets £23. Call (01623) 633133 or www.mansfield.co.uk/palacetheatre

The Hound of the Baskervilles, See Thursday listings.

Saturday, May 19

Family Fun Day, at Carsington Water, 10am-4pm. Rides, wildlife, events, stands, boating, cycling, information and more.

We’ve Got Talent, at Shirland Village Hall, 6.30pm onwards. Tickets Adult £2 Child £1, under 5’s free, available from Emma 07709720393 or on the door. All proceeds for the Shirland & Higham Summer Festival.

Blonde, See Thursday listings for details.

No Strings Attached, lunchtime concert, (clarinet quartet) at Chesterfield Library’s lecture theatre, 11.45am-12.30pm. Admission free.

Off The Hook, See Thursday listings for details.

Betrayal, See Thursday listings .

Wonderful Town, See Thursday listings for details.

The Gruffalo, 10am and 12 noon. See Thursday listings for details.

Elvis Costello, at the Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham, 8pm. Tickets £42.50, £36.50. Call (0115)989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

The Hound of the Baskervilles, 7.30pm and 2.30pm. See Thursday listings for details.

Aida, filmed at the Gran Theatre del Liceu, Barcelona showing at the Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton, at 7.15pm. Tickets £4. To book call 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Sunday, May 20

Sheffield and District Orchid Society Annual Show, at Cavendish Hall, Chatsworth Estate, Edensor, 10.30am to 4.30pm. Light refreshments available. Free parking. For details contact denise.hosker@virgin.net or visit the website at www.sheffieldorchids.org

Jimeoin, at the Sheffield City Hall, 7.30pm. Tickets £14.50. To book call (0114) 278 789 or www.sheffieldcityhall.co.uk

Betrayal, See Thursday listings for details.

The Gruffalo, 11am and 2pm. See Thursday listings for details.

The Lady: Homage to Sandy Denny, at the Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham, 7.30pm. Tickets £22.50, £18.50. Call (0115) 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Let There Be Drums, a high energy percussion extravaganza at the Opera House, Buxton, 7.30pm. Tickets £20.50, £22.50. To book call 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

I Elizabeth, at the Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton, 7.30pm. Tickets £12. Call 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Monday, May 21

Raining Men, at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, 7.30pm. Tickets: Adults £13 Child £8. To book call (01246) 345222 or www.chesterfieldvenues.co.uk

Talk, local historian Joan Ward, is to give a talk on “Notable and Notorious Women of Derbyshire” at Ironville Church Hall, 7.30pm. Admission £1.50.

Betrayal, See Thursday listings for details.

Derren Brown, at the Theatre Royal, Nottingham, 8pm. Tickets: £32.40, £30. To book call (0015) 989 5555 or www.trch.co.uk

Rockin’ in Rhythm, starring Paul Jones with Digby Fairweather’s Half Dozen, at the Opera House, Buxton, 7.30pm. Tickets £16, £18. Call 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Tuesday, May 22

Chris Difford & Normon Lovett, at the Opera House, Buxton, 7.30pm. Tickets £15, £17. To book call 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Raining Men, See Monday listings for details.

Betrayal, See Thursday listings for details.

Derren Brown, See Monday listings for details.

Wednesday, May 23

Al Needham Trad/Blues n Swing Band, play at the Olde House Hotel, Loundsley Green, 8pm till 10.30pm.

The Butterfly Lion, starring Gwen Taylor, at Derby Theatre, 7.30pm. Tickets: £8-£24. Contact (01332) 593939 or www.derbytheatre.co.uk

Raining Men, 7.30pm and 2pm. See Monday listings for details.

Betrayal, See Thursday listings for details.

LeanerFasterStronger, at the Studio Theatre, Sheffield, 7.45pm. Tickets £14. Call (0114) 249 6000 or www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Derren Brown, See Monday listings for details.

One Night of Queen, performed by Gary Mullen and the Works, at the Opera House, Buxton. 7.30pm. Tickets £18, £20. To book call 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk